Memoirs of SOE agents have always been rare ETH so many were either killed in action or executed ETH and today they are almost unheard of. But Sydney Hudson's story, which he has waited nearly sixty years to tell, is just about as dramatic and thrilling as any to have appeared. The Author was captured and escaped into Spain, to return to fight with the Maquis. Undercover Operator is a fascinating mix of true drama, rich excitement and refereshing good humour.
Born in 1910, Sydney Hudson was educated in Switzerland where he developed his flair for languages. After joining the Royal Fusiliers he became involved in special operations winning the DSO and Bar and the Croix de Guerre. After the War he worked in oil and banking. Now retired he lives in West Lothian